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    Frozen Pumpkin Mousse Torte With Caramel-Pecan Topping

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    9 hrs 20 mins

    9 hrs

    20 mins

    yooper's Note:

    A different take on favorite Thanksgiving flavors, this beautiful do-ahead pumpkin dessert is made even easier by the use of purchased sauce. Prep time includes 8 hours chill time. From Bon Apetit.

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    Ingredients:

    Servings:

    Units: US | Metric

    Crust

    Filling

    Topping

    • 1 1/2 cups pecan halves, toasted (about 5 1/2 ounces)
    • 1 (17 ounce) jar butterscotch caramel fudge sauce

    Directions:

    1. 1
      For Crust: Preheat oven to 350.
    2. 2
      Finely chop nuts and sugar in food processor.
    3. 3
      Add butter and blend, using on/off turns, until moist crumbs form.
    4. 4
      Using plastic wrap as aid, press mixture onto bottom and all the way up sides of a 9-inch-diameter springform pan with 2 3/4-inch-high sides, covering completely.
    5. 5
      Freeze 10 minutes.
    6. 6
      Bake crust until golden, about 10 minutes.
    7. 7
      Cool.
    8. 8
      For Filling: Whisk 1 cup cream, sugar and yolks in heavy medium saucepan.
    9. 9
      Stir constantly over medium heat until candy thermometer registers 160, about 6 minutes.
    10. 10
      Strain into large bowl.
    11. 11
      Using electric mixer, beat mixture until cool and slightly thickened, about 8 minutes.
    12. 12
      Beat in pumpkin, corn syrup, rum and spices.
    13. 13
      Using electric mixer, beat remaining 1 1/2 cups cream in large bowl to medium-stiff peaks.
    14. 14
      Fold cream into pumpkin mixture.
    15. 15
      Transfer filling to crust.
    16. 16
      Cover and freeze overnight.
    17. 17
      For topping: Arrange pecans side by side atop torte, covering completely.
    18. 18
      Drizzle 1/2 cup caramel sauce over, covering nuts completely (pan will be filled to top).
    19. 19
      Freeze until caramel sets, at least 3 hours or overnight.
    20. 20
      To Serve: Run sharp knife around pan sides to loosen torte.
    21. 21
      Release pan sides.
    22. 22
      Stir remaining caramel sauce in heavy small saucepan over medium heat until warm.
    23. 23
      Slice torte and serve with sauce.

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    Nutritional Facts for Frozen Pumpkin Mousse Torte With Caramel-Pecan Topping

    Serving Size: 1 (211 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 12

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 775.7
     
    Calories from Fat 508
    65%
    Total Fat 56.4 g
    86%
    Saturated Fat 18.4 g
    92%
    Cholesterol 216.2 mg
    72%
    Sodium 273.5 mg
    11%
    Total Carbohydrate 63.8 g
    21%
    Dietary Fiber 5.9 g
    23%
    Sugars 37.3 g
    149%
    Protein 8.6 g
    17%

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